• Twenty rooms: The private coll auction at Christies

    Sale 2857

    Twenty rooms: The private collection of the late Mrs Elias-Vaes

    27 - 29 April 2010, Amsterdam

  • Lot 860

    AN ASSORTED LOT OF CHINESE CLOISONNE OBJECTS

    19TH 20TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    AN ASSORTED LOT OF CHINESE CLOISONNE OBJECTS
    19TH 20TH CENTURY
    ALL DECORATED IN COLOURFUL ENAMELS AND GILT, COMPRISING A PAIR OF BLUE-GROUND MODELS OF QUAIL, MODELLED WITH DETACHABLE WINGS, 15 CM. HIGH; A PAIR OF BROWN-GROUND BOXES SHAPED AS CHICKENS , 16 CM. WIDE; A PAIR OF CIRCULAR BOXES AND COVERS SURMOUNTED BY A BIRD, 15.5 CM. HIGH; A MODEL OF A HORSE, WITH DETACHABLE SADDLE, 25 CM. WIDE; A MODEL OF A PEACOCK, COVER MISSING, 27.5 CM. HIGH; A SMALL BOX AND COVER MODELLED AS A QUAIL, 10 CM. WIDE; A PAIR OF TURQUOISE-GROUND STEMCUPS, FOUR CHARACTER MARK TO THE BASE, 12.5 CM. HIGH; A PAIR OF CUPS, 6 CM. HIGH; A PAIR OF GREEN-GROUND ANIMAL-SHAPED CENSERS, 14 CM. WIDE; AND A DISH, 15.6 CM. DIAM., SOME WEAR (16)


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